Northern India Textile Research Association

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Kutch's Ajrakh craft suffers, as declining water table, excess iron hamper artists' practice
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Kutch's Ajrakh craft suffers, as declining water table, excess iron hamper artists' practice

Ajrakh from Gujarat, a 16-stage, water-intensive block printing technique that uses natural dyes, is once again facing its major nemesis — poor quality of groundwater.